Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Jest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Jest over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Jest
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Jest 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.098% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Berkshire median daily rate £425 - -
South East median daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Jest is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 947 876 986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 23.11% 21.70% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 521 621
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £35.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -10.63% +17.65%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £45.50 £50.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +6.49% +18.46%

Jest
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Jest within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 1 £400 -
Jest
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Jest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Jest.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Mocha
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) webpack
1 4 (100.00%) Babel
1 4 (100.00%) Redux
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) React

Jest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Babel
1 4 (100.00%) Mocha
1 4 (100.00%) webpack
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) Redux
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript